Destination guide

Historical Palmela will entice you

Take a holiday to Palmela and enjoy the area's history, churches and monuments. This scenic and relaxing city entices travellers with its golfing and bars. Castle of Sao Jorge and Lisbon Oceanarium are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Palmela

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Palmela a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lisbon Oceanarium (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
  • Bacalhoa Winery (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Palafita da Carrasqueira Fishing Marina (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Ribagolfe (14.8 mi / 23.9 km)
  • Estuario do Tejo Natural Reserve (18 mi / 28.9 km)
  • Portas do Sol Viewpoint (18.6 mi / 30 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Palmela

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Palmela is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bonfim Park (7.7 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Algodeia Park (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Albarquel Beach (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Troia Beach (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Arrabida Natural Park (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Galapos Beach (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Palmela

The nearest airport is in Lisbon (LIS-Humberto Delgado), located 20.2 mi (32.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Cascais (CAT), which is 30.3 mi (48.8 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Palmela?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 510 holiday lettings around Palmela. From 137 villas to 163 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Palmela?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Palmela. From travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Pinhal Novo: 320 holiday homes
  • Palmela Castle: 5,495 holiday homes
  • Quinta do Anjo: 498 holiday homes
  • Quinta do Panascal: 5,611 holiday homes
  • Church of Sao Pedro: 5,491 holiday homes offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Palmela! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Palmela?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Palmela with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Pinhal Novo: 320 holiday lettings
  • Quinta do Anjo: 498 holiday lettings
  • Costa da Caparica: 435 holiday lettings
  • Charneca de Caparica: 195 holiday lettings
  • Carvalhal: 468 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Palmela? offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Palmela. From travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Palmela Castle: 5,495 holiday rentals
  • Quinta do Panascal: 5,611 holiday rentals
  • Church of Sao Pedro: 5,491 holiday rentals
  • Cinemateca Portuguesa Museum: 6,643 holiday rentals
  • Lisboa Congress Centre: 6,693 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Palmela listed on where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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